D’Ana Lombard made her LA Opera debut in 2012 as Kate Pinkerton in Madame Butterfly. Her engagements for the 2013/14 season have included covering the roles of Alice Ford in Falstaff and the title role of Thais, and performing the role of Alisa in Lucia di Lammermoor. She also appeared in the Cathedral production of Jonah and the Whale. She recently graduated from the masters program at Mannes College, where she performed Donna Anna in Don Giovanni. Past performances include Iris in Lee Hoiby’s The Tempest, the Mother in Amahl and the Night Visitors and the title role in Suor Angelica. Her past Mannes performances include Lady Billows in scenes from Albert Herring and the title role in scenes from Floyd’s Susannah. She has received the Metropolitan Opera National Council Rohatyn Great Promise Award, the Licia-Albanese Puccini Foundation Encouragement Award and the Gerda Lissner Foundation Encouragement Award. In the 2014/15 season, she will join the Houston Grand Opera Studio.